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Computer Technician

Install and maintain computer systems and provide technical support to computer users.

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Bachelor of Information Technology

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Diploma of Information Technology

This VET diploma gives you the general ICT knowledge required in order to provide ICT support in small-to-medium enterprises.

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Latest reviews from 4 Computer Technicians surveyed on SEEK
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Mar 2021
Being a computer technician has its challenges, but it's a great job to get started on the career path of IT!
Reviewer's Qualification
Certificate III in Information Technology
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Medium (20-199 employees)
Specialisation
Information Technology
The good things
Being a computer technician is great in terms of doing what I enjoy. If you enjoy all things computers than become a technical role such as computer technician is a great role. Starting as a tech you ...
The challenges
Challenges include the normal stress that comes with any job. Deadlines, mess ups, and many more things can happen in this role. Being organised is crucial for any IT employee. Depending on your role,...
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Mar 2021
Computer technician knowledgeable professionals with hands-on experience with different tools of repair and maintaining computer hardware, software and network/Internet issues.
Reviewer's Qualification
Computer Science
Experience
Less than a year
Organisation size
Medium (20-199 employees)
Specialisation
Enginnering department
The good things
Setting up hardware and installing and configure software and drivers. Maintaining and repairing technological equipment (e.g. routers) or peripheral devices. Installing well-functioning LAN/WAN and o...
The challenges
Serves as technical support for a company. Helps team members in various departments troubleshoot technology issues. Maintains computer equipment and keeps equipment updated. Enforces policies to prom...
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